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UK Astronomers discover super-Earth around Barnard's star
14 November 2018
UK Astronomers discover super-Earth around Barnard's star

UK Astronomers, along with colleagues from around the world, have discovered a planet in orbit around one of the closest stars to the Sun, Barnard’s star.

No needles required – Cutting edge sweat sensor will monitor glucose levels for diabetics in real time
14 November 2018
No needles required – Cutting edge sweat sensor will monitor glucose levels for diabetics in real time

New technology will make it easier for people with diabetes to manage their glucose levels, without the use of a finger pricking device.

STFC mourns the loss of leading UK physicist Professor James Stirling CBE, FRS
12 November 2018
STFC mourns the loss of leading UK physicist Professor James Stirling CBE, FRS

STFC mourns the loss of Professor James Stirling, one of the UK’s leading theoretical particle physicists and a member from 2009 to 2015 of STFC’s Council, our senior strategic advisory body.

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